Monthly Archive:: June 2010

Nachtmystium – Addicts-Black Meddle Pt. II

Fans of USBM that are looking to the new release from Chicago’s stylistic shape-shifters Nachtmystium for a straight-up dose of the genre’s more traditional church-burning brand of fury will find much more than they bargained for. While there are definitely still ties to the black metal world in the band’s current sound, they have been [&hellip

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Noctiferia – DeathCulture

Having no prior listening experience with Slovenia’s Noctiferia, I was completely unbiased in my judgement with their new full length, ‘DeathCulture’.  Midway through the album’s opening track, ‘Premonition’, I knew I was in for a good listen…the intensity grew and swelled until erupting into a grooving and churning maelstrom of fury, devasting all its path. [&hellip

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Dying Fetus

Maryland’s very own death metal destroyers known as Dying Fetus have evolved over the years from a gore-caked assault on the senses to a more politically-infused, blunt force juggernaut. Guitarist/vocalist John Gallagher and drummer Trey Williams took a breather at the Indianapolis stop during their recent whirlwind trek on the Face Melter Tour with Annotations [&hellip

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Funeral Fornication

Submitted by Patrick of Winter Torment Zine… greetings vultyrous! how is your weekend going? please tell the readers a little about yourself. Greetings! My weekend is going pretty good, albeit rather busy.  I am Vultyrous, founder of depressive black metal project Funeral Fornication.  I reside in Vancouver, BC Canada where I am constantly working on music. [&hellip

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Clinging To The Trees Of A Forest Fire – Songs Of Ill Hope And Desperation

Clocking in at maybe a little over 30 minutes, the brand new full-length offering from Denver, Colorado’s sludge-infused grind quartet known simply as Clinging To The Trees Of A Forest Fire is just as extreme in style and sound as the band’s name is in length. Songs of Ill Hope and Desperation (Prosthetic) rarely stops [&hellip

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Ramesses – Take The Curse

The UK psychedelic doom outfit Ramesses (featuring members of Electric Wizard) have just unleashed their second full-length release, Take The Curse through the Ritual Productions label. Filled to the thundering brim with raspy, coarse vocals alternating in styles from near-death metal to more traditional doom, the record also features slivers of both prog and black [&hellip

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Horncrowned

Hailing from Bogota, Colombia, black metal assassins Horncrowned recently unleashed their latest assault on the world in the form of their third full-length, Casus Belli Antichristianus, a Christ-crushing beast of blasphemy. Here, courtesy of vocalist/guitarist, Demongoat, a glimpse of the lifeforce of Horncrowned madness is revealed. Hails! What has Horncrowned been up to since the [&hellip

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